The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Rank 17 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 108 87 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.23% 7.60% 9.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 35.66% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 83 51 83
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,449 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
216 244 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.45% 21.31% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 174 170 234
Median salary £42,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Linux
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Essex region.

Linux Salary Trend in Essex

Linux
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Essex

Linux
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +21 62 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Brentwood +11 11 - -
Saffron Walden -2 9 £31,498 -30.00% 1
Chelmsford - 3 £47,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 - 3
Witham - 2 £20,500 -
Halstead - 1 £33,000 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 113 (57.95%) Oracle
2 84 (43.08%) SQL
2 84 (43.08%) Windows
3 69 (35.38%) PL/SQL
4 68 (34.87%) Relational Database
5 56 (28.72%) RDBMS
6 55 (28.21%) Java
7 50 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 50 (25.64%) Oracle Database
8 48 (24.62%) Red Hat
9 47 (24.10%) MySQL
10 46 (23.59%) Degree
11 44 (22.56%) Windows Server
11 44 (22.56%) ETL
12 41 (21.03%) Configuration Management
13 38 (19.49%) Apache
13 38 (19.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 37 (18.97%) Web Services
15 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (17.44%) JBoss
16 30 (15.38%) Unix
16 30 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 30 (15.38%) HTML
17 29 (14.87%) Python
18 28 (14.36%) VMware
19 27 (13.85%) SOAP
20 26 (13.33%) Perl
20 26 (13.33%) Tomcat
20 26 (13.33%) GlassFish
21 25 (12.82%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (19.49%) Apache
2 34 (17.44%) JBoss
3 26 (13.33%) GlassFish
3 26 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 22 (11.28%) WebSphere
5 12 (6.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (5.64%) Documentum
6 11 (5.64%) IBM HTTP Server
6 11 (5.64%) MS Exchange
7 9 (4.62%) Apache Geronimo
8 5 (2.56%) nginx
8 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.56%) WordPress
9 4 (2.05%) CMS
10 3 (1.54%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.54%) IIS
10 3 (1.54%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
1 1 (0.51%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.62%) Office 365
2 2 (1.03%) GitHub
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.82%) Firewall
1 25 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 20 (10.26%) LDAP
3 14 (7.18%) DNS
4 11 (5.64%) SNMP
5 10 (5.13%) Kerberos
6 8 (4.10%) Internet
7 7 (3.59%) HTTP
7 7 (3.59%) SAN
7 7 (3.59%) SSL
8 5 (2.56%) DHCP
8 5 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (2.56%) VoIP
9 4 (2.05%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (1.54%) VLAN
10 3 (1.54%) Wireless
11 2 (1.03%) BGP
11 2 (1.03%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.03%) NetScreen
11 2 (1.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (34.87%) Relational Database
2 56 (28.72%) RDBMS
3 50 (25.64%) Oracle Database
3 50 (25.64%) SQL Server
4 47 (24.10%) MySQL
5 21 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (9.74%) Big Data
7 18 (9.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (7.69%) CouchDB
8 15 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 15 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (6.67%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.03%) FileMaker
14 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.51%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.08%) Subversion
3 5 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.03%) JIRA
5 1 (0.51%) Ant
5 1 (0.51%) Gradle
5 1 (0.51%) jMock
5 1 (0.51%) JUnit
5 1 (0.51%) Maven
5 1 (0.51%) Mockito
5 1 (0.51%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (5.64%) Electronics
2 10 (5.13%) Automotive
3 9 (4.62%) Finance
4 8 (4.10%) Retail
5 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.54%) Banking
6 3 (1.54%) Legal
6 3 (1.54%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (45.13%) Developer
2 44 (22.56%) Oracle Developer
3 36 (18.46%) Database Developer
3 36 (18.46%) Oracle Database Developer
4 27 (13.85%) Administrator
5 22 (11.28%) Java Developer
6 21 (10.77%) ETL Developer
6 21 (10.77%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 21 (10.77%) SQL Developer
7 20 (10.26%) SQL Database Developer
8 19 (9.74%) Linux Developer
8 19 (9.74%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.67%) Architect
9 13 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 13 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
10 12 (6.15%) Server Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Software Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.64%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.97%) Web Services
2 30 (15.38%) HTML
3 27 (13.85%) SOAP
4 25 (12.82%) CSS
5 22 (11.28%) Spring
6 21 (10.77%) Spring MVC
7 20 (10.26%) EJB
7 20 (10.26%) JSP
7 20 (10.26%) Servlets
8 19 (9.74%) J2EE
8 19 (9.74%) Java EE
8 19 (9.74%) JMS
9 13 (6.67%) Ajax
9 13 (6.67%) Middleware
9 13 (6.67%) REST
10 12 (6.15%) Swing
11 10 (5.13%) JPA
11 10 (5.13%) jQuery
12 9 (4.62%) .NET
12 9 (4.62%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Computer Science
1 17 (8.72%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 11 (5.64%) Fat Client
3 11 (5.64%) Thin Client
4 10 (5.13%) Device Driver
5 8 (4.10%) CUDA
6 5 (2.56%) DataPower
6 5 (2.56%) e-Health
7 4 (2.05%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.05%) Wiki
8 3 (1.54%) Blog
8 3 (1.54%) iPad
9 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 84 (43.08%) Windows
2 44 (22.56%) Windows Server
3 38 (19.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (15.38%) Unix
5 12 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.13%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.62%) VxWorks
9 6 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.56%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.03%) CentOS
11 2 (1.03%) VMS
12 1 (0.51%) AIX
12 1 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.51%) HPUX
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.56%) ETL
2 41 (21.03%) Configuration Management
3 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (11.79%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (11.28%) MVC
6 20 (10.26%) Capacity Management
7 19 (9.74%) Software Engineering
8 17 (8.72%) Web Development
9 15 (7.69%) OO
10 13 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (6.15%) Data Management
11 12 (6.15%) SOA
12 11 (5.64%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.13%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
13 10 (5.13%) Service Delivery
14 8 (4.10%) Bioinformatics
14 8 (4.10%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 84 (43.08%) SQL
2 69 (35.38%) PL/SQL
3 55 (28.21%) Java
4 30 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 29 (14.87%) Python
6 26 (13.33%) Perl
7 24 (12.31%) Shell Script
8 20 (10.26%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.15%) C
9 12 (6.15%) PHP
10 10 (5.13%) C++
11 9 (4.62%) Embedded C
12 7 (3.59%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.05%) VB
14 2 (1.03%) AWK
14 2 (1.03%) Korn
14 2 (1.03%) Ruby
15 1 (0.51%) Haskell
15 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (23.59%) Degree
2 10 (5.13%) OCP
2 10 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.03%) CCNP
5 2 (1.03%) CCSE
5 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.03%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.03%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.03%) RHCE
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) GSEC
6 1 (0.51%) MCITP
6 1 (0.51%) MCSE
6 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.23%) vSphere
3 16 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.08%) Docker
5 6 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.05%) Firmware
8 3 (1.54%) LXC
9 2 (1.03%) Xen
10 1 (0.51%) HDFS
10 1 (0.51%) KVM
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.51%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (10.26%) SCCM
2 17 (8.72%) SCOM
3 13 (6.67%) Nagios
4 11 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.64%) Puppet
5 9 (4.62%) NetBackup
6 7 (3.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (3.08%) Ansible
7 6 (3.08%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.56%) CFEngine
9 4 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (2.05%) OpenView
9 4 (2.05%) Opsview
9 4 (2.05%) Tivoli
9 4 (2.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.51%) Mesos
11 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 113 (57.95%) Oracle
2 48 (24.62%) Red Hat
3 28 (14.36%) VMware
4 16 (8.21%) Citrix
5 15 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.13%) Symantec
7 8 (4.10%) Cisco
7 8 (4.10%) IBM
8 6 (3.08%) F5
8 6 (3.08%) Intel
9 5 (2.56%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.56%) HP
9 5 (2.56%) NetApp
9 5 (2.56%) Sophos
9 5 (2.56%) WatchGuard
10 4 (2.05%) BMC
10 4 (2.05%) CA
10 4 (2.05%) Compuware
10 4 (2.05%) Nimsoft
10 4 (2.05%) Splunk
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £65,000 package (great bens)
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: 50000
Posted: 21 days ago
Hinxton, Essex
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 14 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: 65000
Posted: 21 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago